Yara Shahidi’s Sculptured Cornrows Are A True Work Of Art

Yara Shahidi
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Actress Yara Shahidi was a living work of art at this year’s CFDA Awards hosted at New York’s Brooklyn Museum. The beauty posed it up in a wrapped Monse sleeveless ruched turtleneck and wide pants, but it was her hair that won the evening.

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She served a sculptured braided lewk with straight back cornrows pulled into a back ponytail, with the classic wired braids wrapped into a series of circular shapes. Even more glorious, the creation served from every angle.

Yara Shahidi
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Nikki said she drew inspiration from the queen Diana Ross’ classic colorful wired hair in Mahogany.

We love the risks Yara and Nikki take when it comes to hair art and this look was a definite winner. Slay on! Are you feeling the look as much as we are? Sound off below!

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Stephenetta (isis) Harmon

isis is a music, hair and communications junkie. she is a Black beauty editor; founder of Sadiaa, the premiere beauty directory for women of color, and editor for HypeHair.com.